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US Confirms American Student Was Among 5 Killed in Israel

The U.S. State Department has confirmed that an American student was among five people killed Thursday in separate Palestinian attacks against Israelis. Spokesman John Kirby identified him Friday as Ezra Schwartz, 18, of Boston, Massachusetts. He was killed when a Palestinian sprayed a car in which he was riding with bullets near a Jewish settlement. Five other Americans were hurt. "The secretary ... wishes each of them a full and complete recovery," Kirby said of...

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